EXCELLENCE
AT WORK

THE PODCAST

Hosted by Rachel Cooke, Chief Operating Officer and Principal HCM Analyst

Brandon Hall Group’s Excellence at Work podcast focuses on innovative, cutting-edge Business, Learning, and HR topics that weaves current market research, technology, and industry leaders into each episode.

Excellence at Work 222: Connecting Learning to Doing

Guest: Bob Szostak, Director of Business Development-Vertex Professional Services Topics include: Similarities and differences between ‘Learning into Doing’ and ‘Learning While Doing The challenges to the modern learning organization despite (or because of) technological advances and learning options How do you embed learning more effectively into the flow of learning? How...

Excellence at Work 221: The Global Challenges Facing L&D

Guest: Mehdi Tounsi, Senior Regional Director, EMEA - OpenSesame Topics include: The new normal From the great resignation to the great midlife crisis Focus on well-being The war for talent is still on but won't be won with Ping-Pong tables Work-life balance as a key motivator OpenSesame’s plans for 2023 and...

Excellence at Work 220: Unlocking the Value of High-Performing Teams for Enterprise Impact

Guest: Andy Atkins, VP, Executive & Team Performance Practice Leader of BTS Topics include: What makes teams so important in today’s workplace? Why are teams uniquely able to address increasing complexity? How should we think about high-performing teams? The definition of a high-performing team. What makes a team “high-performing?” Setting team...

Excellence at Work 219: Learning Captained by Leadership

Guest: Krishna Kumar Palappetty, Chief Learning Evangelist of Tesseract Learning Topics include: What must today’s leaders consciously add to their armory? What’s the prominent difference leaders must bring to the learning culture? Are the best leaders the best learners? What is “informed perspective?” What is “knowledge mastery?” Which leader attributes can...

Excellence at Work 218: Increasing Product Usage and Market Penetration with Extended Enterprise Learning

Guest: Anuj Pillai, Associate Director – Business Development, Harbinger Interactive Learning Topics include: What is an extended enterprise ecosystem? Who is it for? Why is learning important for extended enterprise? What are the benefits of Extended Enterprise Learning? What parameters should be kept in mind while implementing a successful extended enterprise...

Excellence at Work 217: Empowering Corporate Culture Change Through Diversity and Inclusion

Guest: Harper Wells, Chief Compliance Officer, Learning Pool Check out the webinar with the Learning Pool team on September 7: Learning Analytics: From Inception to Maturity Topics include: Why is inclusivity NOT optional? How does inclusivity impact: War for talent? Conscious investing? ESG-focused consumers? Has the needle really moved forward? How is...

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